Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model
McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) CF-18A Hornet – RCAF, 2015 Battle of Britain commemorative paint scheme
1:72 Scale. Length: 9.3". Wingspan: 6.7"
To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain and the fearless air and ground crews, RCAF McDonnell Douglas CF-18A #761 Demonstration Hornet was given a special paint scheme. The upper portion of the aircraft pattern resembles the early 1940s earth tone and dark green camouflage used on Royal Air Force and Commonwealth Hawker Hurricane Mark IIs and Supermarine Spitfires. The tail contains murals of events and persons related to the battle. The aircraft will be piloted by Captain Denis “Cheech” Beaulieu.Realistic panel lines
Opening cockpit canopy
Removable pilot figure
Historically accurate printed markings
Optional open or closed air brake
Optional extended landing gear
The McDonnell Douglas (Boeing) F/A-18 Hornet is a supersonic, twin-engine, all-weather night fighter and attack aircraft. The F/A-18s first flew in November 1978 and the first production flight on April 12, 1980. The first 380 F/A-18s were the A version and in September 1987 production switched to the F/A-18C. Variants A and C are single-seat while B and D are tandem-seats. The Hornet can operate from either aircraft carriers or land bases and has the capability of in-flight refueling. A total of 1,480 A-D variants were built.
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Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models
This item is not suitable for children under the age of 14